To those who give into the mango temptation

March 29, 2012

Vincent L. Hill, 60, of Delaware, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday (March 28, 2012) at Grady Memorial Hospital.

He was born July 14, 1951, in Delaware to Lester E. Hill Sr. and Mary F. Banks Hill. A lifelong Delaware resident, he was a graduate of Rutherford B. Hayes High School, Class of 1969 and he was affiliated with the Second Baptist Church and the Morningstar Tabernacle. He enjoyed fishing and customizing cars. Family members described him as a loving man with a free spirit.

He is survived by his daughters, Vatena Hite of Columbus and Melanie L. Shaw of Delaware; sons, Vincent Jones of Radnor, David Goins of Columbus, Matthew Reisinger of Delaware and Blair Johnson of Martha’s Vineyard; several grand- and great-grandchildren; sister, Laura F. Hill of Delaware; and brothers, Collins S. Hill and Vernon L. Hill of Columbus and professor Dorrance J. Hill Sr. of Massachusetts.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Lester.

In keeping with his wishes, arrangements are to be private for the family under the direction of Rodman Neeper Funeral Home.

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